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A L Barker

A L Barker

Audrey Lilian Barker was an English novelist and short story writer. During her lifetime, she published ten collections of short stories and eleven novels, one of which - John Brown’s Body - was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. She was also the winner of the inaugural Somerset Maugham Prize in 1947, with her collection of short stories called Innocents.